Adamant Blackfly Festival

14th Annual
Adamant Blackfly Festival

1313 Haggett Road at the Adamant Co-op
Saturday, June 3, 2017
More fun than thought humanly possible!
Questions?? Call the Co-op at 223-5760

Pre-madness meanderings, with local naturalist Richard Czaplinski— a walk along the shores of Sodom Pond examining habitat for flora and fauna.

Recorded music beside the brook, kids’ scavenger hunt.

Live music - John Smyth

Come watch as solo cooks and families submit black and blood themed confections to hungry judges, who award entries for Taste, Blackfly Homage, and Artistry.

Susannah and Ellie Blachly

Create your own costume, or model one of ours. There will be a marching band, local tractors, and fabulous floats. Not to toot our own kazoo, but past parades have been described as “the Macy’s Day Parade of the Insect World!”


Tom Mackenzie and Patti Casey

Rick Winston and Friends. Rick Winston has been playing New England and Celtic music since the early 1970s. He was a member of the Jack's Hill Contra Band, and is the accordion player for the Nisht Geferlach Klezmer Band.

Blackflies all die.